Conversion Ceremony Guideline

In efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Brunei Darussalam, the Islamic Da’wah Centre through Da’wah Propagation Section has set guidelines for Conversion Ceremonies.     CONVERSION CEREMONY GUIDELINES   – Held at Ground Floor Lobby, Darul Huda Building, Islamic Da’wah Centre or Districts’ Da’wah Offices – Not more than 10 people attending – … Read more

Pension Payments at Counters Unavailable

As part of the control and safety measures, the Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Second Minister of Finance and Economy also explained that the payment of pensions on the following days at payment counters at branches will no longer be available and will be conducted only via appointment.   The Ministry of Finance … Read more

GOV.BN Telegram Provides Accessible and Comprehensive Information

Various social media applications have been established for the public to obtain the latest information. One of them is the GOV.BN Telegram, which provides comprehensive information on business and financial services; education; family and social welfare; as well as health and security. The channel also displays information related to the latest COVID-19 situation in the country.   … Read more

Minor Offences Act Chapter 30

An individual was imposed with a $300 compound fine for dumping rubbish from a vehicle at the Sultan Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Bridge area.   Eaqub Ali Khan was given seven days to settle the fine and if in default, he will be charged in court. If convicted, a $1,000 fine will be imposed for the first … Read more

SMS for the upcoming Brunei-Cambridge GCE ‘O’, ‘AS’ & ‘A’ Levels and IGCSE May/June 2021 Examination Results

The Ministry of Education in collaboration with Datastream Digital Sendirian Berhad, DST, Progresif Sendirian Berhad and Mach Telecommunications Systems Sendirian Berhad, Mach Tel, will be offering Short Messaging Service, SMS for the upcoming Brunei-Cambridge GCE ‘O’, ‘AS’ & ‘A’ Levels and IGCSE May/June 2021 examination results.   Subscribers who wish to subscribe to this service … Read more

Trending Videos during Tightened Restrictive Measures

Restrictions that have been tightened in the country does not deter an individual to arrange various beneficial and creative activities at home. For example, through social media, the public can learn various attractive trending videos.   Hashtags such as Stay at Home are commonly used by social media users who do not miss the opportunity … Read more

Brunei Darussalam’s Total Trade for May 2021

Brunei Darussalam’s total trade was valued at one thousand 850.9 million dollars, an increase by 42.1 per cent from 1,302.8 million dollars during the same month last year. Meanwhile for month-to-month changes, total trade for May 2021 decreased by 15.6 per cent compared to April 2021.   The Department of Economic Planning and Statistics, Ministry of … Read more

Presentation of Contributions

Various parties continue to contribute to the Ministry of Health in efforts to help the government in addressing and curbing the spread of the COVID-19 in Brunei Darussalam.   The donors are the Qudoz Event Management; DST Sendirian Berhad; Southern Cross Travel Agency; Hasmit Shield Roofing Manufacture Sendirian Berhad; De ‘Image Beauty Saloon; Kingston Beverage … Read more

Process of obtaining Swab Test Results Faster

The prolonged swab test results received by some individuals are due to the testing capacity of the COVID-19 laboratory which can only produce three thousand at present. The Minister of Health explained that with the additional virology laboratory or Brunei COVID-19 AirLab, it is hoped that it will be able to accommodate up to five … Read more

Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food Services and Payment Counters

  A number of services and payment counters at the Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism are now closed until further notice except for some services.   Affected services include counters at the Old Airport Headquarters in Berakas, namely the general payment counter – revenue collection; payment counter – tenders … Read more

Reading of Surah Yaasin and ‘Tolak Bala’ Special Doa via Online

In making supplications to Allah Subhanahu Wata’ala so that the country is always protected from the COVID-19 pandemic, An-naghom Enterprise once again held the Reading of Surah Yassin and Tolak Bala Special Doa via online. Such an event was also held last year through ‘Instagram Live’ when the country was first hit with the pandemic. … Read more

Daily Reading of Surah Yaasin

The reading of Surah Yaasin is broadcast on all RTB television channels and radio networks, began on the night of 16th August. It is the nation’s effort using the Divine Vaccine approach or invoking Allah’s help through supplications.   The country’s residents and citizens also took part in the reading of Surah Yaasin broadcast by … Read more